What Happened on May 27, 2009

Day of the Week: Wednesday

Historical Events

  • 17th UEFA Champions League Final: Barcelona beats Manchester United 2-0 at Rome
  • NHL Western Conference Final: Detroit Red Wings beat Chicago Black Hawks, 4 games to 1
  • South Africa enters the global recession; the first recession for South Africa in 17 years

Famous Deaths

Person of interestPerson of Interest

Clive Granger, Swansea, Wales, Welsh-born British economist, dies at 74

Economist Clive Granger
Clive Granger